λάμπω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Possibly from a nasalized variant of Proto-Indo-European *leh₂p- (to shine), but problematic due to the nasalisation. Related to Scottish Gaelic loisg (to burn).

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λάμπω (lámpō)

  1. to shine, be bright, give light
  2. (sound) to be loud, clear
  3. to be famous, conspicuous

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λάμπω.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlam.bo/
  • Hyphenation: λά‧μπω
  • Hyphenation: λάμ‧πω

Verb[edit]

λάμπω (lámpo) (past έλαμψα, passive —)

  1. shine

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